Kunga Hyolmo

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This is how Sonam Lhosar being celebrated in Helambu (with photos)

Published On: January 25, 2020 04:15 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

HELAMBU,MELIMCHIM Jan 26: Crispy delicious ‘Kapsye’, oily yummy ‘Baver’, sounds of firecrackers, decorated houses, happy faces, new ‘Tarcho’ and ‘Lungdar’ in front of houses and chilly cold weather are among few things that simply describe the arrival of Lhosar in Helambu, Sindhupalchowk.

Nepal is untouched by coronavirus so far, say govt authorities

Published On: January 23, 2020 06:35 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Government authorities on Thursday said that Nepal has not been affected by coronavirus yet. However, they said that precautionary measures have already been in place.

APF hosts program to mark its 19th founding anniversary in Kathmandu (with video)

Published On: January 23, 2020 03:05 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Armed Police Force (APF) organized a program in Kathmandu on Thursday to mark its 19th founding anniversary.

Customs Day being observed in Kathmandu

Published On: January 23, 2020 03:00 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: 68th Customs Day is being observed by organizing various programs in Kathmandu today.

Japanese aid to dig deep well to solve drinking water problem in capital

Published On: January 22, 2020 08:00 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: The Embassy of Japan in Nepal signed a grant contract for digging a deep well for drinking water in Pathivara Community of Budhanilkantha Municipality, Kathmandu today.

ANFA signs deal with England Football Association for friendly football match in May (with video)

Published On: January 22, 2020 02:40 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) and England Football Association (EFA) on Wednesday signed an agreement for a friendly football match.

Princess Astrid of Belgium meets DPM Pokharel (with photos)

Published On: January 21, 2020 08:00 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: Princess Astrid of Belgium held a meeting with Deputy and Defense Minister Ishwor Pokrel on Tuesday.

INSEC urges ruling NCP to rethink its decision to field Sapkota as speaker

Published On: January 21, 2020 10:00 AM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: The Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) on Tuesday expressed serious concern over the ruling Nepal Communist Party's decision to field Agni Prasad Sapkota as its candidate for the post of speaker.

Liverpool Nepali Society raises £19,000 to help improve care of children with cancer at Kanti Children's Hospital

Published On: January 20, 2020 06:38 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: UK-based Liverpool Nepali Society has collected £19,000 to help improve the care for children with cancer at Kanti Children's Hospital in Kathmandu.

Three held in possession of red panda hides from Gwarko

Published On: January 20, 2020 06:32 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: Police have nabbed three people in possession of red panda hides from Gowarko of Lalitpur.

NA member Shiwakoti urges govt to grant affiliations to private medical colleges at earliest

Published On: January 20, 2020 06:15 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: National Assembly member Hari Charan Shiwakoti on Monday urged the government to grant affiliations to private medical colleges including Manmohan Adhikari Memorial Medical College as soon as possible.

Media Council bill can be revised, says Minister Baskota (with video)

Published On: January 19, 2020 04:55 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Minister for Communication and Information Technology Gokul Baskota has said that media houses must pay compensation to the people if the contents disseminated by the media are found to have suffered the people.

Govt urged to launch search operation to find out whereabouts of missing Nepali, foreign trekkers in Annapurna region

Published On: January 19, 2020 03:40 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) on Sunday urged the government to initiate search and rescue operations in the Annapurna region to find out the whereabouts of four South Koreans and three Nepali guides following Friday's avalanche in the region.

Photo exhibition held in the capital to highlight the significance of Tudikhel

Published On: January 18, 2020 06:00 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: Marking 11th week of 'Occupy Tudikhel Campaign', photo exhibition has been organized in Kathmandu on Saturday.

National Yoga Day being observed in Kathmandu (with photos)

Published On: January 15, 2020 04:00 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: Ministry of Education, Science and Technology organized a program to mark the National Yoga Day in Kathmandu on Wednesday.

'Second Everest National Open Taekwondo Competition' to be held in January third week

Published On: January 14, 2020 06:30 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Nepal branch of 'Everest World Class Taekwondo' based in America is organizing 'Second Everest National Open Taekwondo Competition' from January 16 in Kathmandu.

Final contestants of Voice of Nepal season 2 to promote VNY 2020

Published On: January 14, 2020 06:30 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: The final contestants of singing reality show 'Voice of Nepal Season 2' are all set to visit various countries in a bid to promote the Visit Nepal Year 2020 campaign from March to June this year, the organizer said on Tuesday.

Minister Bhatta highlights importance of industrial village concept

Published On: January 14, 2020 06:00 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies Lek Raj Batta said that the concept of the industrial village is aimed at minimizing the growing trade deficit in the country.

Tumbahangphe can't be candidate for speaker: NCP chief whip

Published On: January 13, 2020 10:20 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 13: Chief whip of ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Dev Gurung has asserted that Shivamaya Tumbahangphe can't be the candidate for speaker of House of Representatives.

Govt set to extract iron from Nawalparasi: MoCS

Published On: January 12, 2020 06:00 PM NPT By: Kunga Hyolmo

KATHMANDU, Jan 12: The government is all set to extract iron from the recently explored iron ore reserve in Dhaubadhi VDC of Nawalparasi district, Ministry of Industries, Commerce and Supplies said on Sunday.